Hazel Green Wins The Huntsville Times Lady’s Classic

Posted on: 11:36 pm, December 21, 2013, by

MADISON, Ala.(AL.com) Clutching a large trophy tightly, Rayven Pearson soaked up the moment.

The feeling among her Hazel Green basketball teammates was mutual.

With a new, high-profile coach, and a roster flush with talent, high expectations were placed on this Hazel Green squad. And now at about the season’s midway point, the Trojans are living up to the hype.

Hazel Green claimed its first significant tournament title, beating Lee-Huntsville 52-40 Saturday afternoon at Bob Jones to win The Huntsville Times Ladies Classic.

“Big things are expected of us,” Pearson said with a wide smile. “Big things, just like this.” Arguing otherwise would be difficult.

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